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The Marriage of Cupid and Psyche

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Inscription

Inscribed in plate in green border, l. l.: J. G. y fec. t from 1/y Antique; Inscribed in plate in green border, center: The Marriage of Cupid and Psyche; Inscribed in plate in green border l. r.: Pub d May 3d 1797 by H. Humphrey 27 St. James Street.

Provenance

By descent in the family of Emily T. Vermeule; Emily T. and Cornelius C. Vermeule (Boston); thier gift to MFA, December 12, 1990.

Credit Line

Gift of Emily Townsend and Cornelius C. Vermeule in memory of Miss Suzanne E. Chapman

1797

Accession Number

1990.619

Medium or Technique

Etching and Aquatint with hand-coloring

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